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Port Heiden, Alaska, United States

Gradual sea ice reduction and reconfiguration of the coast, have increased the rate of erosion near Port Heiden over the course of several decades. Draining of Goldfish Lake brings memories, loss of community landmark, and many emotions.

Starting to go.
Photo: Jaclyn Christensen
Goldfish Lake Draining over the road.
Photo: John Christensen
John Christensen Looks On
Jacelyn Christensen
Where Lake Was
Jacelyn Christensen
Historic Image of Meshik
Courtesy Jacelyn Christensen
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Areal photo of Goldfish Lake taken by DGGS in 2017

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Meshik River

Port Heiden, Alaska